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Listen to Michigan Medicine's team of researchers from various disciplines discuss finding new treatments and new ways to prevent diabetic complications including diabetic kidney disease, diabetic neuropathy, and diabetic retinopathy.
Salim Hayek, MD; Matthias Kretzler, MD; Rodica Pop-Busui, MD, PhD; and team investigate the role of inflammatory biomarkers in hospitalized COVID patients and uncover risk factors for worse health outcomes in those with diabetes.
Researchers from the Division of Nephrology find that death rates for patients hospitalized with acute kidney injury remain high with little improvement in mortality risk over the past decade.
Karandeep Singh, MD, MMSc and team look at the number of sepsis alerts in the months before and during COVID-19 and found a significant jump in alerts after the start of the pandemic.
U-M researchers, including Joseph Messana, MD; Claudia Dahlerus, PhD; and Jonathan Segal, MD, find that patients undergoing long-term dialysis, especially Black and Hispanic patients and those living in nursing homes, were severely impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.